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Old 05-20-2011, 05:09 PM   #45
Janet Rosen
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Re: Frustration with super-soft aikido class

To answer your I understand things at the moment...I'd express it as: intent>connection>kuzushi; connection permits moving as a unit; kuzushi being the undermining of uke's structure that enables the technique. Timing gets you where you need to be at the right time and certainly can't be disregarded!

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